Resources | MA District 2

This is District 2 of Marijuana Anonymous
We serve the East Bay of the San Francisco Bay Area. If you represent a school, group of law enforcement officials, organization of mental health practitioners, or other type of group that would like to learn more about Marijuana Anonymous, please call us at:

(510) 957-8390 or use our Contact Form

When you leave a message, please include the name of your facility and your mailing address so we can send you information.
Marijuana Anonymous World Services (MAWS)
The Marijuana Anonymous World Services website has a lot of valuable resources, including the MA Online Literature Repository, global meeting schedules, help for setting up a new MA meeting, and more.
A New Leaf - AVAILABLE ONLINE! 
MA also produces A New Leaf, a monthly newsletter. Click to submit your story to A New Leaf, to submit a birthday, and to answer the latest Roving Report question
LIFE WITH HOPE - Audio & PDF ONLINE! 
This book fully describes the steps and traditions of the program as they relate specifically to marijuana addicts. It is an excellent resource for any marijuana addict seeking recovery through the twelve step program. It is available from Marijuana Anonymous World Services website.
Service in MA
Service is a key tradition of MA. This list of service positions covers all positions at MA Meetings, at Districts, and for MA World Services. Service news and opportunities for MA District 2 can be found here.

Announcements

  • The MAWS Literature Committee has proposed adopting Another Doctor's Opinion and including it in official MA literature. This will be a topic of discussion at the MAWS Conference in late May. Members are encouraged to read the document and then attend the May business meetings for the meetings they attend and vote on whether to recommend including the document in official literature.
  • The 2016 MAWS Conference is at the end of May. Matters affecting MA as a whole are discussed and voted upon at the conference; individual meetings should discuss and vote at business meetings to send their group conscience to the District Service Committee and then on to MAWS. Motion packet is available to print and take to meetings. Longer, full MAWS Conference delegate packet is available to help individual members understand the topics that will be discussed at the conference in May.
  • New Women's Meeting: Fridays 7-8:15pm at Kaiser CDRP, 969 Broadway, Oakland. Second floor, room 8. Open to all women, including trans/genderqueer. More info in this flyer.
  • Fundraiser at Oakland A’s games this summer. 5/3, 5/27, 6/13, 7/21, 8/10, 9/9; all 7:30pm games. Contact Chris McC for details.
  • Camping trips with MA this summer. June 3-5 at Pfeiffer Big Sur (space available for a few more people; contact Meredith). July 8-10 at Samuel P Taylor State Park (contact John L.).
  • H&I subcommittee is looking for volunteers to participate in panels, especially younger people.Contact the H&I chair (Jon G) for more info.
  • Monthly District Service Committee (DSC) meets on the second Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church, 2501 Harrison St. Oakland, 6:00pm.
  • Support MA meetings: Sunday meeting need support from people willing to do service.District 13 (MA Online) needs support from folks with clean time.